Answer: Hi dear, generally doctor starts giving Calcium and Iron supplements after 12 weeks. I will suggest you to eat Calcium and Iron rich food to get natural calcium. Milk and any dairy products are very rich source of calcium and you should drink 500 ml of milk per day. Leafy vegetables legumes, egg ,chicken are also good sources of iron n u should add all the above things in your daily diet.
Answer: hi... calcium and iron tablets il start in 3 rd month itself
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Question: Hi I'm 10 weeks pregnant but still my doc has not prescribed any calcium supplements is it ok ??
Answer: Don't worry, they will prescribe the calcium supplements from starting of second trimester
Question: Hello Doctor. I'm 7 month pregnant. Doctor prescribed me iron and calcium tablet. When should i take them. . ? Morning or evening
Answer: hi dear! you can take the iron in the morning and the calcium in the night as they can't be taken together since calcium will interfere with iron absorption when taken together so therefore you cant have iron with milk also. take care dear.
Question: When is the for time to take calcium supplements during pregnancy?now im 18 weeks.but my doctor didn't ask me to take calcium yet now.I have only folic acid tablet to take.is there any need to take iron tablets?
Answer: Off course dear u should take iron and calcium tablets few dctrs advised to take after completion of 3 months of pregnancy